Wadia 27ix & Wadia 270 transport Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Wadia 27ix: D/A processor with remote, digital-domain volume control (0.5dB steps). Sample frequencies accommodated: 96kHz, 88.2kHz, 48kHz, 44.1kHz, 32kHz. Digital filter: DigiMaster algorithm running at 64x rate (16x in software-based filter, 4x in hardware). Inputs: two ST-type glass-fiber optical, two coaxial S/PDIF on BNC jacks, AES/EBU, TosLink optical. Outputs: balanced on XLR jacks, single-ended on RCA jacks (both outputs can be used simultaneously). Output impedance: <15 ohms. Maximum output level: user-adjustable in 16 steps, 410mV-9V. Frequency response, distortion, S/N ratio: not specified.
Dimensions: 17" (432mm) W by 4.125" (105mm) H by 16" (405mm) D. Weight: 32 lbs.
Serial number of unit reviewed: 002 7801224.
Price: $8950.

Wadia 270: CD transport. Outputs: ST-Type glass fiber, coaxial S/PDIF on BNC jack, AES/EBU on XLR. Mechanism: modified Teac/Esoteric "Vibration-free Rigid Disc Clamping System" (VRDS).
Dimensions: 17" (342mm) W by 7" (184mm) H by 16.5" (420mm) D. Weight: 53 lbs.
Serial number of unit reviewed: 027 0702349.
Price: $7950.

Common to both: Approximate number of dealers: 50.
Manufacturer: Wadia Digital, 624 Troy Street, River Falls, WI 54022. Tel: (715) 426-5900. Fax: (715) 426-5665. Web: www.wadia.com